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Architecture through the Ages Spotlight: Stephen Parker

In our latest issue of Engineered Wood magazine, we spoke to four architects with varying levels of experience to learn how different gener…

Inspiration5 min

Engineering: The Key to High-Performance Products

It’s difficult to measure the performance characteristics of many traditional building materials like lumber and stone – and they haven’t i…

Get a Better Building Envelope with Engineered Wood Siding

In the age of sustainability, there is heightened interest from architects, builders and homeowners to find ways to create more energy-effi…

News & Stories7 min

LP® SmartSide® Celebrates 20 Years of Success

This year, LP celebrates 20 years of success by looking back at the very unique story that is the LP® SmartSide®

LP® SmartSide® Siding Selected as Preferred Engineered Wood Siding Brand for Remodeling

Earlier this month, Remodeling Magazine released its 2017 Brand Leader list which highlights the top brands in 54 product categories that a…

Business Advice7 min

Did You Know? Engineered Wood Siding Installs Faster

Siding materials can dramatically change the appeal of a home exterior by improving its look and style, but the value of siding goes far be…

Inspiration8 min

[VIDEO] LP® SmartSide® House Trim: Tough, Beautiful and in a Class by Itself

Exterior house trim can make or break a home. It can either look beautiful for many years to come, or break down and cause damage around wi…

Renovation10 min

5 Myths About Engineered Wood Siding Debunked

You shouldn’t believe everything you hear, especially when it comes to engineered wood siding. At LP, our experts love to educate contracto…

Maintenance2 min

All About Exterior Paint for LP Engineered Wood Siding

Regular painting is a necessary component to maintaining engineered wood siding for the long term. Here are some helpful tips that you shou…

LP’s Partnership with Hayden Homes to Build Homes for a Cause

LP Building Solutions has been a partner of Oregon-based Hayden Homes and their nonprofit organization, First Story for several years now. …

Business Advice2 min

Efflorescence and How It Affects Siding

Efflorescence is a fact of life with most types of concrete, stucco and masonry. Each of these materials is very porous and will absorb any…

Top 6 Siding Options to Consider in 2016

Siding protects against inclement weather, defines your house’s appearance and influences your real estate value. However, choosing the rig…

Engineered Wood Magazine: Winter 2016 Issue

This month, we’ve released our semiannual Engineered Wood magazine. This building industry magazine from LP Building Products covers a wide…

Is Your Framing Advanced?

If you are a builder trying to meet strict energy codes while building a home that will be durable, sustainable and cost-effective, you may…

Top Energy Efficient Products Used by Remodelers

A new report from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) breaks down the most commonly used energy efficient products by remodele…

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